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There are 5 ways to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

BART, Caltrain

  1. Take the BART from Walnut Creek to Millbrae
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain

Cheapest option

BART, bus

  1. Take the BART from Walnut Creek to Montgomery Street
  2. Take the bus from Mission St & 2nd St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave

3 alternative options

BART, bus via San Bruno

  1. Take the BART from Walnut Creek to San Bruno
  2. Take the bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 8 Outer Busway to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores

Drive

  1. Drive from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores

Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores by subway, train and bus

The journey time between Walnut Creek and Redwood Shores is around 7h 26m and covers a distance of around 52 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 21m. Operated by BART, Caltrain and SamTrans, the Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores service departs from Walnut Creek and arrives in Bridge Pkwy & Bowsprit Dr. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 45m
Layover time:
5h 41m
Total time:
7h 26m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 21m
Journey distance:
52 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$15
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:51
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores subway, train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores is to taxi which costs $260 - $310 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Walnut Creek and Redwood Shores is 28 miles. The road distance is 46.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores without a car is to BART and Caltrain which takes 2h 45m and costs $14 - $24.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores is 47 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores.

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Map of how to get from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores.
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Walnut Creek, CA, USA and Redwood Shores, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores. However, you can take the BART to Millbrae, take the walk to Millbrae Caltrain, take the Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain, take the walk to San Carlos Caltrain Station, then take the line 260 bus to Bridge Pkwy & Bowsprit Dr. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores via San Bruno, San Bruno BART-Bay 8 Outer Busway, El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, and San Carlos Caltrain Station in around 2h 45m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Walnut Creek to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Walnut Creek to San Bruno
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Walnut Creek to Montgomery Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 800-660-4287
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
$2 - $3
One-way Adult
$4 - $6
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 8 Outer Busway to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 2nd St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Taxi from Walnut Creek to Redwood Shores
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333

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